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    Description

    Victorian Half-Pearl, Gold Brooch, circa 1866
    Pearl: Half-pearls measuring 3.00 mm
    Metal: 18k gold
    Theme: Volutes
    Marked: Swedish Hallmarks
    Gross Weight: 10.70 grams
    Dimensions: 3 inches x 1-5/8 inches

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    Condition Report*: Pearls:

    Pearl: 1
    Shape: Half Pearl
    Color: Silver
    Overtone: Rose
    Luster: Good
    Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Count: 3
    Size: 3.00 mm


    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Fair
    Condition Notes: A Swedish Victorian brooch that is both lightweight and volumetric in its design. These strong gold forms and volutes contrast with a dainty, hand-engraved edge that gives a lacy look. Having Swedish Hallmarks: date mark "M5" for 1866, unknown maker's mark GD, National Control Mark of the triple crown in cat's paw frame, 18k, assay office "M" for Malmö. Minor dents to the drop, ball, and the side edge. Completed by pinstem and C catch on reverse. Accompanied by a fitted box signed "G. Millberg, Stockholm."
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2021
    21st Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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